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  • Air Mobility Command announces Aviator Technical Track beta test program

    AMC is seeking mobility pilot participants with the right blend of skills, knowledge and abilities to mentor the next generation of aviators. The command aims to retain rated expertise by reducing developmental requirements and non-flying related duties.
  • Eligible Veterans Can Seek Refund for Taxes on Disability Severance Payment

    The Defense Department has identified more than 130,000 veterans who may be eligible for a refund for taxes paid on disability severance payments.
  • Air Force seeks Sijan award nominations

    Air Force officials are accepting nominations for the 2018 Lance P. Sijan Leadership Award through Aug. 31.
  • DoD changes policy on transfer of Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits

    WASHINGTON - The Defense Department issued a substantive change July 12 to its policy on the transfer by service members in the uniformed services of Post-9/11 GI Bill educational benefits to eligible family member recipients. Effective one year from the date of this change, eligibility to transfer those benefits will be limited to service members
  • Air Force updates to AFI-36-2903, Dress and Personal Appearance

    The Air Force announced a series of uniform updates to Air Force Instruction 36-2903, Dress and Personal Appearance of Air Force Personnel, effective July 13, 2018.
  • Air Force Tech Report: Pilot Training Next

    The Air Force is searching for new ways to train pilots more efficiently and quickly. Leveraging virtual and augmented reality is a key part of the experimental Pilot Training Next program. It’s an effort that could help streamline the Air Force effort to quickly get qualified pilots in the air.
  • Pittsburgh C-17 takes flight from WPAFB

    A C-17 Globemaster III assigned to the 911th Airlift Wing, Pittsburgh International Airport Air Reserve Station, Pennsylvania takes off from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, June 14, 2018. The aircraft piloted by 445th C-17 aircrews is one of two C-17 Globemaster IIIs that arrived here June 11 and June 14 respectively. The 911th is converting from
  • 445 CES helps build camp during IRT

    Twenty-seven Airmen from the 445th Civil Engineering Squadron, spent several weeks in Crystal Springs, Mississippi May 12 – 26, 2018 and May 26 – June 9, 2018 honing their CE skills while helping to build a summer camp for special needs children.
  • CY19 EDEB Results Public Release

    Air Reserve Personnel Center officials released the results from the CY19 Enlisted Developmental Education Board today. The selection can be found here. The selection board convened at HQ ARPC May 14-18, 2018, to match selected members to their respective schools based upon the needs of the Air Force Reserve and consideration for the individual's